An official teaser trailer has been released for Netflix’s upcoming Resident Evil series. The new show will be a live-action series inspired by the iconic video game franchise. Fans have been eager to know how the show will fit in with the franchise’s existing lore, especially after so many other adaptations have been made. Now the new teaser trailer gives a glimpse at what to expect for this new Resident Evil project.
As you can see below, the footage contains multiple time periods, zombies, monsters, and many of our main characters. Of course, the action is quick, so don’t expect too many story details to be revealed. Still, it’s great to see actual footage from the upcoming series so long after its initial announcement.
Here’s the teaser trailer for the Resident Evil series:
It’s been stated that this first season of the show will last for eight episodes. They’ve been written/executive produced by Mary Leah Sutton, with producers also including Robert Kulzer, Oliver Berben, and Martin Moszkowicz of Constantin Film. Meanwhile, Andrew Dabb is also attached as an executive producer.
As for the plot…
“2036 – 14 years after a deadly virus caused a global apocalypse, Jade Wesker fights for survival in a world overrun by the blood-thirsty infected and insane creatures. In this absolute carnage, Jade is haunted by her past in New Raccoon City, by her father’s chilling connections to the Umbrella Corporation but mostly by what happened to her sister, Billie.”
The upcoming Resident Evil series from Netflix stars actor Lance Reddick as Albert Wesker. The cast also includes Ella Balinska, Tamara Smart, Siena Agudong, Adeline Rudolph, Paola Nunez, Ahad Raza Mir, Connor Gossatti, and Turlough Convery.
Fans will be able to watch the Resident Evil series after it premieres on Netflix globally July 14, 2022. Stay tuned to ScreenGeek for further updates on the series as we have them.